Bizarre Bugs

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By Doug Wechsler
Publisher Boyds Mills Press
Bizarre Bugs
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Insects have some pretty odd shapes. Even common ones are strangea fly is like a huge pair of eye clusters on wings. A butterfly is a slender bug trapped between two gigantic sails. A firefly is a creature with a chemistry set tacked on behind. Many insects are even stranger. Some wear long streamers of wax, faces like alligators, or fancy polka dots. In text and spectacular photographs, meet some of these unusual insects and find out why they have such flashy colors, curious shapes, and peculiar life cycles. Discover how these adaptations help insects fend off enemies, feed themselves, or survive in a harsh environment. Here is an intriguing introduction to the bizarre world of insects.

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3552 words3,552 words
48 pages48 pages
Published 2003Published 2003
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Book ISBN:

1590780957

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